Jim Roos

Sign ordinance
4:44 pm
Wed July 13, 2011

Parts of city's sign ordinance called unconstitutional

(via Institute for Justice)

Updated with city's comments.

If you frequent the Interstate 44/55 intersection on the near south side of St. Louis, you may be familiar with the display pictured above.

The sign, or mural, depending on whom you ask, has been at the center of a case regarding the constitutionality of the city of St. Louis's sign ordinance. Today, a ruling has been issued in the case.

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Eminent domain mural
3:40 pm
Wed February 16, 2011

Fed. appeals court hears city sign ordinance case

Jim Roos's mural on the city's south side is the subject of a federal court fight.
(Institute for Justice)

The constitutionality of St. Louis city's sign ordinance was the topic of debate today in front of a three-judge panel of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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